Miami Valley Women's Center's
2013 Gala Silent Auction & Fundraising Event
We are praising the Lord for the wonderful evening! Our fundraising total is at $217,560 and counting!
Speaker: Melinda Delahoyde, Former Director of Care Net
A lifelong leader in the pregnancy center movement, Melinda Delahoyde was appointed President of Care Net in 2008. Melinda has worked with Care Net from its inception, serving in various roles both on staff and on the Board of Directors. She retired from Care Net in 2013.
Melinda has been strategically involved in a host of non-profit organizations focused on life and bioethics issues. Before coming to Care Net, Melinda led the educational outreach for Americans United for Life.
An accomplished writer, Melinda is author of Fighting for Life, co-editor of Infanticide and the Handicapped Newborn, and contributing author to three additional books, including one with Christian philosopher Francis A. Schaeffer. She has authored many articles on life and bioethics published in a variety of publications and websites, including Christianity Today, Religion and Society Report, Moody Monthly, Christian Life, Outcomes, and WorldNetDaily. Melinda is a sought-after spokesperson in the media on pregnancy centers and the emerging culture of life. She has been quoted widely by Associated Press, Christianity Today, TIME, WORLD, and National Catholic Register.
"Every time I’ve heard Melinda speak, she has given me a renewed fervor for our critical role in this battle for life and brought me closer to the throne of Jesus Christ!" - Cindy Good, Executive Director, Miami Valley Women's Center